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Carmel Small-Group Food and Wine Walking Tour

From US$89.00
Highlights
  • Savor Carmel’s sophisticated food culture on this indulgent walking tour
  • Eat and drink your way through town with an insider guide and small group
  • Take in the beauty and history of California’s Central Coast 
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Carmel Small-Group Food and Wine Walking Tour
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Carmel Small-Group Food and Wine Walking Tour
From US$89.00
Overview
Eat and drink your way through Carmel, a beautiful small town just down the coast from Monterey. Walk with a guide and an intimate group as you enjoy the gourmet delights of this affluent California enclave. Learn about the town’s history and culinary culture while indulging on locally-sourced and internationally-inspired cuisine, wine and chocolate. Samples amount to a full lunch and all are included in the tour.
What to Expect
Meet your guide at the Sunset Cultural Center in downtown Carmel. From there, your small group will set out to explore the culinary culture of this former artist colony, learn its history and savor its delicious cuisine.

As you stroll down secret allies and through tidy town squares, you’ll visit restaurants, fashionable bars and gourmet food shops while learning about the ‘locavore’ movement. Possible stops might include Trio Carmel, Terry’s Lounge, Lula’s Chocolates, Anton & Michael, Casanova Restaurant and Affina Food & Wine. At each stop, you’ll sample house specialties from olive oil to risotto, cocktails to gnocchi, fine wine to locally-produced sweets.

After a leisurely walk of just over 1 mile, suitable for adults of virtually all fitness levels, your tour ends by early afternoon. The tastings should add up to an average lunch, leaving you satisfied as you go about the rest of your day.

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1 - 5 of 16 reviews

Reviewed yesterday
New and Exciting

We have visited Carmel regularly over the past 8 years and were pleased to discover a new and exciting experience on our recent visit: Carmel Food Tours! We had a terrific and informative guide (Thanks Tracy!) who shared information about Carmel and each of the...More

Thank tennisman35
Reviewed 2 days ago
So much to experience in Carmel!

I have lived in the area (Monterey County) for over 30 years and visited Carmel many, many times... since I was a boy... and I discovered things on this tour (new restaurants just off the "beaten" path; perhaps the last village bookstore on earth; and...More

Thank Jerry B
Reviewed 1 week ago
Lovely Walk and Delicious Food

My husband and I had a great time on our tour. Our guide Tracy was a delight. She had lots of interesting information for us and was very pleasant. Our group wasn't too big and there were people of all different ages which was nice....More

Thank NYC20th
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great experience

This was my first food tour and what a delight! Staci was a wonderful guide to both Carmel and the various restaurants we visited. From the fist stop at the elegant Anton to our last stop for amazing chocolate - it was a grand experience....More

Thank Laraine L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Food and Wine walking tour - an absolute delight!

This tour was a superb experience which exposed us to some fantastic local shops and restaurants. Our guide, Staci, was personable, fun, and extremely knowledgeable. She seemed to take great pride in showcasing not only the local shops and restaurants, but also took time to...More

Thank dj_mendez
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